The San Francisco-based firm has announced its plans to open source GemFire, HAWQ
, and GreenplumDB, three "big data" tools designed to help companies analyze large volumes of digital information, in the coming year.
That experience, says Dave Dabbah, general manager of Hawq
, a firm that monitors and protects websites from content errors, "is really the holy grail of content management.
Gryphon shares objectives with many of the other SQL on Hadoop projects, such as Cloudera's Impala, Hadapt, and Greenplum's HAWQ
. Meanwhile, Hortonworks and others are working hard to bring similar capabilities to Hive via the Stinger initiative.